Three Indianapolis high schools and a middle school will close next year as part of a far-reaching academic overhaul approved Monday by the city school board.
A proposal to remake secondary education at Indianapolis Public Schools will leave only four high schools out of seven in 2018-19.
Protesters gathered outside the Indianapolis Public Schools administrative office Tuesday evening to demand a pause on plans to close multiple high schools.
Police say a parent from Arlington Woods Elementary School reported a substitute teacher dragged her kindergarten daughter out of a classroom by her ankles.
District officials say wide boundary zones for Indianapolis’ popular and high performing magnet schools have barred minority students from attending.
Charter Schools USA is considering a plan to make Howe High School into K-12 building.
Audit reports from the State Board of Accounts and the Council of Great City Schools (CGCS) said the district actually has $60 million in cash reserves.
IPS is supporting a plan that could bring some charters under the district's umbrella. But the ISTA says it's too similar to the state's takeover plan.
Some schools in Indiana have been closed or delayed all week because of unusually low temperatures and heavy snowfall.
The head of the company that administers Indiana’s online ISTEP exams will face questions from state lawmakers today about glitches that halted testing.